We are delighted to have won the Canstar Award for Outstanding Value in International Money Transfers for the 3rd consecutive year.

Why WorldFirst?

Great exchange rates

We offer great exchange rates, meaning our transfers are up to 7x cheaper than the big 4 banks.

Fast, secure transfers

We’ll get your money there quickly and securely – often within one working day for major currencies. WorldFirst is authorised by ASIC.

Products to suit

We have a range of products to suit your business needs including spot contracts, forwards, World Account and firm orders!

Award winning service

Make transfers online 24/7 or speak to your dedicated local currency specialist.

Business clients have two account options. You can register for both accounts to enjoy more functionality.

Account features

Business account

World Account

Account overview

This account is best for businesses who are predominantly importing and paying overseas suppliers in foreign currency. This account is best for businesses who are collecting foreign funds from international clients or partners, and may want to make foreign payments direct from their currency account.

Great exchange rates

WorldFirst Online Transfers

Dedicated currency specialist

Currrency receiving accounts - USD, GBP, EUR, AUD, NZD, JPY & CAD

Foreign same currency payments

Forward contracts

Firm orders

Bulk payments

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How it works



Sign-up for an account and once we’ve checked a few details, we can quote you a rate – either online or over the phone.


Book a payment

With a rate booked you can send us the funds via bank transfer to make the onward payment. If you’re a World Account customer you can make payments directly from the balances you hold on account.


Receive funds or compete your payment

Once we have cleared funds we’ll send your payment on its way at the agreed rate. Most payments land within one working day.


Opening fee


Account fees


Cross-currency payments


Same-currency payments

Small fee

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+61 2 8298 4999

1 800 701 540

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If you need to make an international payment, look no further. Join the 280,000+ clients around the world who are benefitting from our services. Or feel free to give us a shout - a real person will answer your call, within 3 rings. Go on, give us a try. We think you'll like us.

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+61 2 8298 4999

1 800 701 540

World First Pty Ltd is a designated remittance provider with the Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC), remittance sector registration number: IND100192523-001. Regulated by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC), Australian Financial Services Licence (AFSL) number 331945. Australian Company Number (ACN) 132 368 971. Member of the Australian Financial Complaints Authority, membership number 13405.

*Up to seven times cheaper messaging is based on transfers for sums of AUD100k and AUD200k and the transfer directions include AUD to GBP, AUD to USD, AUD to EUR, AUD to NZD and AUD to SGD. Fees not included. Please refer to our disclaimer for further details.